Gourmet Cinema is an outdoor food and film experience at the Caulfield Race Course. There’s an impressive line up of Melbourne’s trendiest restaurants catering this event, and I can vouch for the summer picnic atmosphere being something novel to do this March.
This weekend I went to Melbourne’s ultra exclusive 2016 Diner en Blanc event. It’s an annual White Party that happens in cities all over the world, and would be likened to a flash-gathering for a giant dinner party. Almost 2,000 people arrived at the mystery location – Docklands!
One Friday, I went out for dinner to celebrate my friend Leanne’s birthday at Gypsy & Pig. This Japanese restaurant specialises in fine cuts of Kurobuta pork, which is pure-bred Berkshire pork. I can attest that their pork dishes are exceptionally delicious!
The other weekend, I ended up in Rosebud celebrating a friend’s birthday. Rosebud is this beautiful beach-side area along the peninsula east of Melbourne’s city.
So last weekend Melbourne celebrated its annual White Night. White Night is a cultural arts festival of light installations, music and dance all over the city of Melbourne for which about 600,000 people attend for free from 7pm-5am.
Shauna and I decided to take some sweet tea time as a break during our full afternoon of eating and shopping.
My friend Shauna has never introduced me to any eatery less than worth my while, and while Tipo 00 appears at first to be a simple cafe-size restaurant, it certainly did not disappoint!
So yesterday was Australia Day here in Aus (26 January 2016). It’s a public holiday and in casual fashion, I spent the entire summer afternoon at my friend Courtney’s pool party. We ate a feast of “classic” and stereotypical Aussie foods that consisted of Honey Joys (Oh! The joys of childhood!), lamingtons, meat pies, and…
It’s interesting to see how Disney translates its most famed characters into real life. My most recent Disney vacation was the first time I got to meet all of Disney’s Princesses, and I will admit that I was a bit star-struck at times. I was so excited for this, that for most of my photo…